exomars 2020

Thanks to Cosmic Radiation, There Could be Life on Mars, Just a Couple of Meters Under the Surface

Remember back in 2008 when the Phoenix lander on Mars scraped away a few inches of rust-colored regolith to reveal…

2 years ago

ExoMars Parachute Test Fails, for the Second Time

The ExoMars 2020 mission hit another snag recently when a high-altitude parachute test resulted in damage again to one of…

3 years ago

Where Does Mars’ Methane Go? New Study Provides Possible Answer, with Implications in the Search for Life.

A new study from Aarhus University offers new insight into what is making Mars' methane "disappear" - with serious implications…

3 years ago

Was This Huge River Delta on Mars the Place Where its Oceans Finally Disappeared?

A new study has offered the first definitive proof that Mars' northern lowlands were once covered in a liquid water…

4 years ago

New Research Says “Levitating” Sands Explain how Mars Got its Landscape

A new study by an international team of scientists has indicated how a different form of water transport called "levitation"…

5 years ago

Rare Element Could Point the Way to Past Life on Mars

A new study by an international team of scientists indicates how future missions to Mars should look for a rare…

5 years ago

Mineral Points To A Water Rich Mars

A new experiment conducted by an international team researchers has shown that Martian meteorites may have lost their water, indicating…

5 years ago

We Land on Mars in Just 2 days!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3WCtJt46qU Watch how Schiaparelli will land on Mars. Touchdown will occur at 10:48 a.m. EDT (14:48 GMT) Wednesday Oct. 19. Cross your fingers…

6 years ago

ExoMars 2018 Rover Postponed to 2020 Launch

Liftoff of the ExoMars 2018 rover mission currently under development jointly by Europe and Russia has just been postponed for…

6 years ago